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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clad  \Clad\,  v.t 
  To  clothe.  [Obs.]  --Holland. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clad  \Clad\, 
  imp.  &  p.  p.  of  {Clothe}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clothe  \Clothe\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Clothed}or  {Clad};  p.  pr 
  &  vb  n.  {Clothing}.]  [OE.  clathen  clothen,  clethen  AS 
  cl[=a][eth]ian,  cl[ae][eth]an.  See  {Cloth}.] 
  1.  To  put  garments  on  to  cover  with  clothing;  to  dress. 
 
  Go  with  me  to  clothe  you  as  becomes  you  --Shak. 
 
  2.  To  provide  with  clothes;  as  to  feed  and  clothe  a  family; 
  to  clothe  one's  self  extravagantly. 
 
  Drowsiness  shall  clothe  a  man  with  rags.  --Prov. 
  xxiii.  21. 
 
  The  naked  every  day  he  clad,  When  he  put  on  his 
  clothes.  --Goldsmith. 
 
  3.  Fig.:  To  cover  or  invest,  as  with  a  garment;  as  to  clothe 
  one  with  authority  or  power. 
 
  Language  in  which  they  can  clothe  their  thoughts. 
  --Watts. 
 
  His  sides  are  clothed  with  waving  wood.  --J.  Dyer. 
 
  Thus  Belial,  with  with  words  clothed  in  reason's 
  garb.  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  clad 
  adj  1:  wearing  or  provided  with  clothing;  sometimes  used  in 
  combination;  "clothed  and  in  his  right  mind"-  Bible; 
  "proud  of  her  well-clothed  family";  "nurses  clad  in 
  white";  "white-clad  nurses"  [syn:  {clothed}]  [ant:  {unclothed}] 
  2:  having  an  outer  covering  especially  of  thin  metal; 
  "steel-clad";  "armor-clad" 




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